US Patent No. 10,602,545

COOPERATIVE HIDDEN NODE IDENTIFICATION AND MANAGEMENT


Patent No. 10,602,545
Issue Date March 24, 2020
Title Cooperative Hidden Node Identification And Management
Inventorship Siddhartha Mallik, San Diego, CA (US)
Taesang Yoo, Riverside, CA (US)
Anastasios Stamoulis, San Diego, CA (US)
Jing Sun, San Diego, CA (US)
Aleksandar Damnjanovic, Del Mar, CA (US)
Juan Montojo, San Diego, CA (US)
Assignee Qualcomm Incorporated, San Diego, CA (US)

Claim of US Patent No. 10,602,545

1. A method for wireless communication, comprising:receiving, at a first transmitting device, one or more parameters from a receiving device indicating that the first transmitting device is outside of a transmission observation range of a hidden node and that the receiving device is within the transmission observation range of the hidden node;
detecting, at the first transmitting device, a presence of the hidden node based at least in part on the one or more parameters;
identifying, at the first transmitting device, a neighboring transmitting device within the transmission observation range of the hidden node based at least in part on the one or more parameters; and
coordinating with the neighboring transmitting device, by the first transmitting device, to schedule a first transmission from the first transmitting device to the receiving device.